Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

By Don Reisinger  |  Posted 08-05-2013

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Documents To Go Documents To Go is a must-have for any CIO who wants to get work done while away from the office. The application enables CIOs to access Office documents, edit them within the application, and send them to users. Price: Free

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Astro File Manager  Since file managers are hard to find in the mobile space, downloading the Astro File Manager is a good idea. Astro File Manager arranges files into folders and can work with Web-based platforms such as Dropbox and Google Drive. Price: Free

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Jump Desktop  As its name might suggest, Jump Desktop allows CIOs to connect to their desktops from their mobile devices. Better yet, CIOs can access files and make changes to documents. It works on both Mac and PC. Price: $9.43

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

PrinterShare  PrinterShare is ideal for CIOs who are out of the office but really need to print a document or two. The application automatically accesses a networked printer and allows CIOs to print everything from Office documents to PDFs to photographs. Price: Free

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Locale  Locale is arguably one of the most innovative apps in this roundup. The program lets CIOs set phone settings based on their location. If they're in a meeting, they might elect to turn off their ringer and send all calls to voicemail. When in the office, all features might be left on. Quite a handy app. Price: $9.99

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

WiFi File Transfer Pro  CIOs looking for a lightweight application that allows for transferring files over a Wi-Fi network will like what they find in WiFi File Transfer Pro. The app includes support for batch uploads, and also allows for downloading files onto an Android device. Price: $2.99

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Lookout Security & Antivirus Since Android is currently one of the most targeted platform in the world, CIOs will definitely want to invest in a security platform. Lookout Security & Antivirus includes the ability to scan for malware, as well as backup data and scan files.  Price: Free

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Wi-Fi Analyzer When CIOs are on the road and have several Wi-Fi connections to choose from, they should boot up Wi-Fi Analyzer. The application determines which network is the fastest and most reliable and offers suggestions about which one to log onto. Cool, huh? Price: Free

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs

Bump Since business cards are slowly but surely fading away, it only makes sense for CIOs to download Bump. The application lets users simply bump their device with a colleague's, and all of that other person's contact information will be automatically loaded onto their device. It's quick and easy. Price: Free

Nine Must-Have Android Apps for CIOs